The table below looks at the statistics for PostGIS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PostGIS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PostGIS
Rank 905 953 977
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +24
Permanent jobs citing PostGIS 10 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.014% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.036% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 16
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38096 41463 46169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.84% 37.74% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 33112 35381 39295
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PostGIS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing PostGIS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

PostGIS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Trend in the UK

PostGIS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PostGIS over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

PostGIS Salary Histogram in the UK

PostGIS
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PostGIS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +45 8 £42,500 -24.44% 5
London +40 3 £47,500 -24.00%
South East +29 3 £42,500 -26.08% 3
Scotland +7 2 £50,000 +36.98%
Edinburgh - 2 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £35,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £42,500 -
Oxford - 1 £42,500 -
Abingdon - 1 £42,500 -
Guildford - 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Surrey - 1 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £42,500 - 3

PostGIS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing PostGIS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PostGIS.

1 27 (84.38%) GIS
2 23 (71.88%) Python
3 21 (65.63%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (50.00%) Linux
5 16 (50.00%) Java
6 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
6 15 (46.88%) HTML
7 14 (43.75%) Oracle
7 14 (43.75%) GeoServer
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 9 (28.13%) SQL
9 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
9 9 (28.13%) QA
9 9 (28.13%) Open Source
9 9 (28.13%) GeoWebCache
10 8 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
10 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
10 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
10 8 (25.00%) C++
10 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
10 8 (25.00%) Scrum
11 7 (21.88%) CSS
11 7 (21.88%) Web Development
11 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
11 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
12 6 (18.75%) Big Data
12 6 (18.75%) Django
12 6 (18.75%) Git (software)

PostGIS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (43.75%) GeoServer
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Spatial
3 5 (15.63%) Apache
3 5 (15.63%) Apache Spark
4 3 (9.38%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (9.38%) nginx
5 2 (6.25%) ArcGIS
6 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
6 1 (3.13%) IIS
6 1 (3.13%) Jetty
6 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (84.38%) GIS
2 21 (65.63%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 6 (18.75%) Big Data
5 5 (15.63%) QGIS
6 4 (12.50%) Redis
7 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (3.13%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.13%) OpenTSDB
7 1 (3.13%) Parquet
7 1 (3.13%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
2 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (18.75%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) Hudson
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.38%) JIRA
5 2 (6.25%) Travis CI
5 2 (6.25%) Vagrant
6 1 (3.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (15.63%) Games
2 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) German Language
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) GIS Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Big Data Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Machine Learning Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Django Developer
6 2 (6.25%) iOS Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (46.88%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) CSS
3 6 (18.75%) Django
4 4 (12.50%) .NET
4 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 4 (12.50%) ODBC
4 4 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (12.50%) XSLT
5 3 (9.38%) JSON
5 3 (9.38%) REST
5 3 (9.38%) XML
6 2 (6.25%) Google Maps API
6 2 (6.25%) HTML5
6 2 (6.25%) Jinja
6 2 (6.25%) LESS
6 2 (6.25%) RESTful
6 2 (6.25%) SOAP
6 2 (6.25%) XSL
7 1 (3.13%) JSP
7 1 (3.13%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 4 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (12.50%) Physics
3 4 (12.50%) Social Network
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) Economics
4 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (6.25%) CentOS
3 2 (6.25%) Fedora
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Open Source
2 9 (28.13%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (25.00%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 7 (21.88%) Web Development
5 6 (18.75%) OO
6 5 (15.63%) Machine Learning
7 4 (12.50%) Data Management
7 4 (12.50%) Game Development
7 4 (12.50%) ITIL
7 4 (12.50%) OOP
7 4 (12.50%) Service Management
8 2 (6.25%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.13%) DevOps
9 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
9 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (3.13%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Python
2 16 (50.00%) Java
3 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) C++
5 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 5 (15.63%) Bash Shell
7 4 (12.50%) C
7 4 (12.50%) C#
7 4 (12.50%) Perl
8 1 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) Scala
8 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) PhD
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) QA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) GeoWebCache
2 2 (6.25%) Varnish
3 1 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 2 (6.25%) Packer
3 1 (3.13%) Kibana
3 1 (3.13%) logstash
3 1 (3.13%) Mesos
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) ESRI
2 5 (15.63%) Mapinfo
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) Google
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